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Effect of Gurmar and shilajit on body weight of young rats.

@article{Gupta1965EffectOG,
  title={Effect of Gurmar and shilajit on body weight of young rats.},
  author={S. S. Gupta and C B Seth and V. S. Mathur},
  journal={Indian journal of physiology and pharmacology},
  year={1965},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={
          87-92
        }
}
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